Welcome back to Magnetic North. It’s the “tween” season, a funky time in the north country. A time to test one’s mettle.
Cook County Highway Engineer Sharon “Shae” Kosmalski has resigned her position effective no later than Sept. 30 of this year. The resignation became effective Feb.
Stephan Hoglund is a photographer and jewelry maker based in Grand Marais, MN. He submits photos to WTIP of the North Shore, its people, and happenings on a regular basis.
The upper Trail got a refresher snow on Valentine’s Day, and it couldn’t have come at a more romantic time. The north woods ambiance was at its best with both love in the air and
The West End community has lost another of our shining lights. Virginia Tofte died on Feb. 8, just two days short of her 93rd birthday.
Rep. David Dill, the District 6A DFLer who represents Cook County, among others, is getting ready for a kidney transplant.
Gov. Tim Pawlenty released plans Monday to close a $1.2 billion state budget deficit, relying on hoped-for federal funding and further cuts to healthcare and welfare programs.
WTIP has started sharing on-air content with the AMPERS network. Listen to WTIP’s Melanie Steele talk with Deb Benedict and Roger Linehan about this new collaboration.
Helicopter crews had to recapture eight moose last week on the Grand Portage Reservation because their satellite collars weren’t transmitting data properly.
While most of us are skiing, snowmobiling and snowshoeing on top of the snow, there’s a whole world of activity under our feet. This is the subnivean environment.
Last week the House Telecommunications Regulation and Infrastructure Committee approved a bill that sets goals from the final report of the Minnesota Ultra High-Speed Broadband Task Force. Th
At the monthly meeting of the Cook County-Grand Marais Joint Economic Authority, or EDA, on Tuesday, Feb.
Anders Zimmer, 14, of Grand Marais, has been selected to once again compete in Marquette, MI this week for a spot on the U.S. Junior Olympic National team.